Programme Director for the PG Cert/PG Dip/MSc Clinical Education
I am the Programme Director of the MSc in Clinical Education. This role involves leading, development and oversight of the entire programme; as well as teaching, assessment, student support and dissertation supervision.
I am also the School Director of Quality for the Edinburgh Medical School
I have many years teaching and clinical experience. Before joining the MSc Clinical Education in September 2010 I have worked at Queen Margaret University (distance nurse education and inter-professional education), Glasgow Caledonian University (lecturer in dietetics) and Edinburgh Napier University (researcher in diabetes). As I dietitian, I specialised in the management of diabetes and obesity, leading the out-patient service at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.
1989 BSc (Hons) Biochemistry, City of London Polytechnic
1991 Postgraduate Diploma Dietetics, Leeds Polytechnic
State Registered Dietitian
2005 MSc Professional Education, Queen Margaret University
Fellow Higher Education Academy
2016 Senior Fellow Higher Education Academy
Responsibilities & affiliations
Registrant: Health & Care Professions Council